Author Topic: Feature request: --change-log output for DEBUG files on C_E_R failures  (Read 153 times)

Offline CamDawg

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I was thinking about this from a bug report about a failed copy from Tweaks. It spawned the usual failure message:

ERROR: illegal 1-byte read from offset 24 of 0-byte file IPLOT01K.ITM

And I was thinking how nice it would be if--on errors such as these, and in particular for regexp copies--WeiDU appended the output of --change-log to the debug file. While these failures are generally bad code from the modder (or mine are, at least) there is the rare case like this where I have to find out what other mod in the wild is doing bad things.

Is this a feasible request?
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Re: Feature request: --change-log output for DEBUG files on C_E_R failures
« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2017, 02:12:04 PM »
Having the usual COPY actions print a change-log for all exceptions in the patch code should be doable, yes. (Less generally it should also be possible, but more work).

 

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